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Mike Ladd - Negrophilia [The Album] download album
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    Mike Ladd
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    Negrophilia [The Album]
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Mike Ladd's first studio album, Easy Listening 4 Armageddon, was released in 1997. He released Welcome to the Afterfuture in 2000. Nostalgialator was released in 2004. In 2005, he released Negrophilia: The Album, which was inspired by Petrine Archer-Straw's book of the same name Style and influences Discography. Easy Listening 4 Armageddon (1997). Welcome to the Afterfuture (2000).

Record Label: Thirsty Ear. Genre(s): Indie, Rap, Jazz.

Negrophilia adds soundscape artist to his resume. Track Listing: 1. Fieldwork; 2. The french dig latinos too; 3. In perspective; 4. Shake it; 5. Worldwide shrink wrap; 6. Back at ya; 7. Appropriate metro; 8. Blond negress; 9. Sam and milli dine out; 10. Nancy and carl go christmas shopping; 11. Sleep patterns of black expatriates circa 1960

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Its ideas are referenced, examined, messed with, expanded upon, and dusted off to make natural modern-day parallels.

Negrophilia: The Album (Vinyl).

Negrophilia: The Album (2005)Negrophilia: The Album2005. Father Divine (2005).

The idea for the album spawned from Petrine Archer-Straw's book of the same title that studies avant-garde Paris and black culture through fashion, literature and art in the ’20s. The album is a mix of jazz, hip-hop and electronica but has found its own sound through the variety of instruments used in the production.


A1 Field Work (The Ethnographer's Daughter)
A2 The French Dig Latinos, Too
A3 In Perspective
A4 Shake It
A5 Worldwide Shrinkwrap (Contact Zones)
B1 Back At Ya
B2 Appropriated Metro
B3 Blonde Negress
B4 Sam And Milli Dine Out
B5 Nancy And Carl Go Christmas Shopping
B6 Sleep Patterns Of Black Expatriots Circa 1960

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  • Copyright (c) – Thirsty Ear Recordings, Inc.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Thirsty Ear Recordings, Inc.
  • Recorded At – Sorcerer Sound
  • Mixed At – Tactille


  • Design – Robert Beam
  • Drums, Electronics – Guillermo E. Brown
  • Mixed By – Guillermo E. Brown, Mike Ladd
  • Piano, Organ, Synthesizer – Vijay Iyer
  • Producer – Guillermo E. Brown (tracks: A1, A3, A4, B2, B3, B6), Marguerite Ladd (tracks: B1, B4, B5), Mike Ladd (tracks: A1 to B5), Vijay Iyer (tracks: A3)
  • Sampler [Sampled Composition] – Marguerite Ladd
  • Tape [Loops] – Bruce Grant
  • Trumpet – Roy Campbell
  • Vocals, Programmed By – Mike Ladd
  • Wind – Andrew Lamb

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 00435 71561
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): THI1-57156 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): THI1-57156 B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
THI 57156.2 Mike Ladd Negrophilia [The Album] ‎(CD, Album) Thirsty Ear THI 57156.2 US 2005